The House renovation Specialists Woodley, RG5 3
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house renovation, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house renovation all over Woodley, RG5 3 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house renovation over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Woodley
Most house renovation are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free House renovation Consultation
We offer free house renovation consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders?
- Specialists in house renovation in house renovation area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints regarding what the right cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included